The #NaNoWriMo2014 Plan

by I can hardly believe it’s been a year already! Wow! Time really does fly. As you are probably well aware, each year I’ve challenged myself in a variety of ways, and one of those ways was entering into a word war with my author buddy Makayla Yokley. This year,…

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Finding Balance

by Photo courtesy of Google search: “Balance Artwork” Today I’m talking about a topic I often forget to ensure for myself. Both in my personal and working life. Balance is key. Even more so for NaNoWriMo. Balance, or the lack thereof, can be the difference between failure and success. Really,…

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2013 Plan for NaNoWriMo

by This year’s NaNoWriMo plan isn’t to beat my record, but to just make it through the month with a passing novel meeting the 50,000 word count. I have a few things that are adding to the challenge. Editing Beta Reading Reviewing Marketing Parenting/Family life There’s a few other things…

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Reflection on NaNoWriMo 2012

by This was the third year that I’ve done NaNoWriMo. I think I learn something new about the craft of writing and about myself through my writing every year. The first year it was all new and exciting and it was, in its entirety, a learning experience. I wasn’t sure…

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It’s Official!

by I’ve won! And for some reason, there is some sort of discrepancy regarding the word count validator. I have on my Word doc. 67478 words. The OLL site has me at 67419. No big deal. Still a bit shocking to see that big of a difference. No worries, though! :D…

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